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If you have at least two years of experience, value a “Food First, Guests Always” philosophy and are interested in joining one of the most established restaurant teams in West Michigan, apply online below!

Bonus: We offer a competitive salary and benefits including shared medical and generous employee-dining discounts! But more importantly, the Essence team quickly becomes a second family.

  • $1,500 for salaried employees
  • $1,000 for fully qualified line cooks: pantry, sauté, grill
  • $500–$750 for qualified line cooks (based on experience)
  • $250 for tipped service team employees

50% paid after 30 days of employment; The remainder after 90 days.

Bistro Bella Vita is a Multi-Award-Winning Restaurant

Among several others.